Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) February 16, 2015
Year after year, the biggest St. Patrick’s Day festival in Columbus is located at Fadó Irish Pub in Columbus] in Easton Town Center. On Saturday March 14th, Fadó will hoist its heated tent once more, setting up the big stage for an all day, all night bash. Doors open early for European sports including 6 Nations Rugby and English Premier League soccer, while the pub offers a full brunch menu and traditional Irish fare. The outdoor party includes a full line-up of live music and Irish dancers, a beer garden, fully stocked bars, a food tent as well as the Tullamore Dew signature cocktail, served in a “flexible flask” called “Paddys Day Fun Bags”. And, on Tuesday, March 17, doors will open early for “Kegs n’ Eggs” at 7:00 a.m. for another full day of festivities with live music and more. Tickets are available online now with multiple options to save.
St. Patrick’s Day 2015 is not just a day at Fadó Irish Pub, its a season. Here's what to expect this March:
Super Paddy’s Day Pub Quiz with Geeks Who Drink, Monday, March 9, 8:00 p.m. - Get your Paddy’s season off to a start by exercising your brain and raising a pint. Great prizes and giveaways all night. Always free to play.
Shamrock Club Guest Bartender and Ladies of Longford Celtic Music, Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. - This annual event, featuring traditional Irish music, benefits the Shamrock Club. It is a great community evening and a true custom at Fadó.
Guinness Perfect Pint Contest, Wednesday, March 11, 7:00 p.m. - We all love Guinness but only a proud few have the steady hand and keen eye to pour a perfect pint. Enter to win great prizes and bragging rights - those are good all year!
St Baldrick’s Charity Event, Saturday, March 14 from 10:00 a.m through 3:00p.m.- An annual head-shaving event where the community raises money and awareness to help fight children’s cancer. Fun Fact: “craic” is an Irish term meaning “good times,” so we like to always say that this event is “great craic for a great cause”. We have a $45,000 fundraising goal and over 70 shavees signed up so far. Go here and find out how you can participate and donate to the cause.
Outdoor Festival in the Heated Tent -, Saturday, March 14 - Doors open early for European sports, English Premier League and 6 Nations Rugby. Full pub menu available all day. The Outdoor Block Party at Easton Town Center Kicks off at 10:00 a.m., with the last band - The Menus! - taking the stage at 9.30p.m. It’s a full day and night of cocktail and beer stations, traditional Irish food, live bands and more. Live music starts at 3:00 p.m. including Blood, Sweat, Beers, Three Ton Toad and Off the Hook taking the stage throughout the day as well as entertainment from Irish Dancers. Cover starts at 3:00 p..m. 21+ after 3:00 p.m. $15 on the door. Buy in advance and save.
Denis Leary Firefighter Charity Event, Monday, March 16, from 5:00p.m. - 10:00p.m. Sponsored by Guinness, the Outdoor Tent is open and live music from Full Tilt to perform from 6:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.
St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17 - Doors open at 7:00 a.m. with Kegs n’ Eggs, so put on your party shoes early! A $5 cover - which will get you breakfast - starts at 8:00 a.m. Full menu, including traditional Irish fare like corned beef and cabbage, is available all day. Live music will provide the background to your breakfast or to your pint-raising, with the Ladies of Longford taking the stage at 8:00 a.m. They will be followed throughout the day by bands including These Guys Live, 1988, The Band, The Reaganomics, The Spazmatics and Blood, Sweat, Beers. Cyril Scott Pipes & Drums along with The Irwin Academy of Irish Dance will make everyone feel just a wee bit Irish as they perform in the traditional Irish way. A $10 cover charge starts at 10:00 am.
Advance tickets are on sale now for March 14 and March 17, 2015, with discount options to save. Click here.
Door cover: $15 cover on March 14th and $10 cover on March 17th. 21 and over restrictions are noted throughout the special events.
About Fadó Irish Pub
Fadó (pronounced fuh-doe) Irish Pub was the first Irish pub to be designed and constructed in Ireland and shipped and installed in Atlanta. Fadó is distinguished by its genuine Irish hospitality, quality of its pints and craic (pronounced ‘crack’, a uniquely Irish form of fun). Fadó has been voted 'Best Of' by a number of local and national publications. Get more information by visiting the pub’s website, Facebook page or by following Fadó on Twitter @fadocolumbus and following the #stpatricksday2015 #fado2015.